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Stanford Bio-design Innovation Fellowship foreign scholarship

The Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, Stanford University
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Stanford Biodesign Innovation Fellowship is at the very heart of Stanford University’s Biodesign circle of Influence. The fellows undergoing Stanford Biodesign fellowship program at the University will have an unique opportunity to work on live projects to identify and solve most important unmet medical needs of our time by developing innovative diagnostic equipment or other futuristic medical devices and bring those healthcare product into patient care through start-up, corporate, or other implementation channels.

Stanford Biodesign Innovation Fellowship program is first-of-its-kind fellowship program that provides unparalleled opportunities and features to educate and empower tomorrow’s leader and health care providers. These features include Mentoring & networking, Opportunity to connect with the digital world, Value orientation, Global engagement, Extensive experience & Customizing career Planning.

Each year Stanford University offers fellowships to 12 candidates which includes candidates from different fields such as clinical, engineering, computer science, design, and/or business. Stanford Biodesign innovation fellowship is a relatively full-intense experience that starts from the beginning of August through mid-June each year. During the tenure of fellowship the Stanford Biodesign fellows receives a monthly stipend and health benefits. 

Program Curriculum:
Stanford Biodesign Innovation Fellowship program
trains participating fellows in the Biodesign innovation process- a repeatable, proven process for identifying, inventing and implementing new health care equipment.




1.Applicants from any country having a background in medicine, biosciences,engineering, computer science, product design,law or business can apply for Stanford Biodesign Innovation Fellowship Program.
2.Candidates having masters, medical, or doctorate degrees will be preferred, but not required.
3.It is desired that the candidate has some additional experience in Industry or research.

Note: Stanford University Selects fellows on the basis of their experience, passion and drive, as well as their potential to become leading innovators in health care sector.




Deadline Details
  • The online application for the Stanford Bio-design Innovation Fellowship 2018-19 is open now
  • The last date of submitting application is August 17, 2017


Scholarship Amount Details

1.Each fellow selected under the Stanford Biodesign Innovation Fellowship program will be entitled to receive stipend approximately $50,000 per year, plus a $1,000 for buying Laptop.
2 The fellowship program will provide assistance with insurance coverage throughout the duration of fellowship (including dependents).

Note: Stanford Biodesign Innovation fellowship program does not provide housing, food and relocation expenses. Fellows will have to find the accommodation at their own expenses.



Application process for the Stanford Biodesign Innovation fellowship Program involve four key steps:
1.Fill out the online application form by furnishing following details:

  • Name, Address, Email, Phone No.
  • Current Organization/employers name
  • Gender, date of birth, ethnicity
  • Your educational history, including University Name and Location.

2.Upload the requisite supporting documents.The application process requires you to upload following materials:

  • Your resume or curriculum vitae
  • Copy of your most recent diploma.
  • Copy of transcript from your two most recent degree programs
  • Copy of national/state boards or qualifying examinations you’ve taken in the past 5 years (scores from the latest exam(s) you have taken)
  • Your written application essay
  • Your video application essay

3. Letters of recommendation: Designate three people who will provide one-page letters of recommendation on your behalf.
4.Submit your application and pay a $95 non-refundable application fee to apply for Stanford Biodesign Innovation Fellowship that will be due by credit card or Pay Pal at the end of the application process.

Any question related to Stanford Biodesign Innovation Fellowship may be sent to


James H. Clark Center
318 Campus Drive
Stanford, CA 94305-5428

(650) 736-1160


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